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Canadian Steve “The Renegade” Rainford Ready for US Debut

Canada’s next big pugilistic export, Steve “The Renegade” Rainford (1-0-0, 1KO) goes Stateside this Saturday, November 8, to take on Chris Franks (0-2-1) of Traverse City, Michigan, at the Masonic Temple in Detroit. Although Franks had an edge over Rainford in professional experience, the Canadian has undergone an extensive training camp and feels ready for anything Franks might bring to the ring. “Franks is a tough guy. I’ve studied him over the last few weeks,” said Rainford. “He’s never been stopped in his three boxing matches. He’s also undefeated in pro MMA. He’s a guy who likes to fight, but so am I. When two guys like us get together, watch out! It’s bound to be exciting!” Continue reading

Al Bernstein Back on UK Television

Hall of Fame Boxing announcer Al Bernstein returns to the airwaves in the United Kingdom on the November 8 Channel 5 broadcast of the MaxiNutrition Light Heavyweight final between Bob Ajisafe and Travis Dickinson. Al will call the action with Dave Farrar at ringside and host Mark Pougatch.
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Fantasy Springs Resort Casino is set to host a pair of special events

INDIO, CALIF. (November 4, 2014) – Fantasy Springs Resort Casino is set to host a pair of special events surrounding the November 13 edition of Golden Boy Live! The first will be a Victory Party Celebration for Randy “El Matador” Caballero on November 12, the night before the fight card being hosted at the casino’s Special Event Center. Fans are welcome to join in the festivities by attending the complimentary Victory Party Celebration at LIT Lounge from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. PT on the evening of the 12th. Continue reading

Billy Joe Saunders slams Eubank Jnr. for failing to show up

Billy Joe Saunders has slammed Brighton Baby Chris Eubank Jnr. for failing to show up to yet another head-to-head press conference today to promote their Saturday 29th November showdown at the ExCeL London.

The Hatfield star, who had travelled from his training camp in Marbella with trainer Jimmy Tibbs, was stood up for the third time in a row by the seaside keyboard warrior who was replaced on the top table with a cardboard cutout.

Chris Eubank Snr’s reason for not letting his son not attend the press conference was because he claimed the security provided by promoter Frank Warren was not adequate for the safety of his son, following comments that Saunders would “slap” Eubank Jnr. Continue reading

Quigley Scores In Plymouth

Friday-Oct 31st-(Plymouth, Mass) Irish super middleweight blue-chip prospect Jason Quigley got into the Halloween spirit early, dropping a frightful combination on foe Greg McCoy at Memorial Hall, in Plymouth, Mass on Thursday night, earning himself a KO1 victory on a Fox Sports 1/Golden Boy Promotions show. Continue reading

Professional Boxing returns to The Orleans Hotel & Casino of Las Vegas, on November 21

McCarter vs. Hernandez III is promoted by Platinum Entertainment, in association with Roy Jones Jr. Boxing, and The Orleans Hotel & Casino

Headlined by a rubber match between current WBA super welterweight champion, Layla “Amazing” McCarter and ex World Champion Melissa “Huracan”, Platinum Entertainment in association with The Orleans Hotel & Casino and Roy Jones Jr. Boxing, will bring back live professional boxing to The Orleans Hotel and Casino a venue that has one of the richest tradition of local professional boxing in Las Vegas. Continue reading